The Wilcox Octagon House Museum


Picture of Octagon House
Welcome to an Unusual & Charming Home, Steeped in American History. Step inside this rare home from the 19th Century, full of vintage charm and intrigue. One of the few octagon homes left in the Eastern part of the United States that's not only restored, but also offers public access to every floor level! Learn More...

2019 season tours and events


NOVEMBER 12, 13 & 14
NOON-4:00 P.M.


Unfortunately, the Elves needed Santa at the Toy Workshop to fix an assembly machine (candy cane dropped inside and jammed the cogs), even though he won't make it back from the North Pole in time to visit with the kids at our Holiday Open House, Santa still listens to every kid's wishes!
Would your child like to write to the North Pole and receive a letter from Santa? **Visit here for the instructions:

SUNDAY • 2:00-3:00 PM:
Old Tyme Live Organ Music!
by Rheta Jenkins



Let yourself become enchanted among festive displays of beautifully decorated Trees, Wreaths, Wall Hangings & Table Decorations for raffle, filling the rooms of the first floor with holiday magic. Buy raffle tickets at the Holiday Open House for a chance to win!*


Enjoy some Holiday shopping! Wind your way along the spiral staircase to both the basement and second floor, where you'll be greeted with festive displays from local artisans selling unique jewelry, hand dyed scarves, jams, chutney, olive oil soap, and don't forget to look for original art by our local artist, Ceil Pigula.



Thank you for your patronage and continued patience with changing public health and safety guidelines:

Masks are required for entry into the Octagon House

We are unable to offer food or sell baked goods in the 1856 Kitchen and Grandma's Pantry this year

*Final day to pick up raffle winnings: Nov. 21, 12-4PM

**The Greetings from the North Pole Post Office program is for entertainment only and not affiliated with The Octagon House of Camillus.

For more information call: 315-488-7800.

Orson Fowler Phrenologist

Proud member of Camillus Chamber of Commerce and Town of Cammillus


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See who won our Holiday Open House Raffle